Senior Business Analyst

Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Competitive salary
16 Sep 2020
17 Sep 2020
Job role
Business analyst, CFO

Imagination, ingenuity and entrepreneurial thinking leads to endless opportunities.

Combine your passion with purpose and join MNP's Technology team as a Senior Business Analyst. Work with tech-savvy problem solvers who embrace digital transformation and the possibilities technology brings to the future of our industry. You'll make an impact by designing, developing and maintaining innovative, high-quality solutions that are defining the way MNP does business.

MNP is a leading national accounting, tax and business consulting firm in Canada. Entrepreneurial to our core, our team members are successfully 'disrupting' mid-market business practices.


Key Responsibilities
  • Improve technology processes and systems that positively impact the business
  • Elicit, analyze, document and validate business requirements using a variety of tools including research, interviews, document analysis, and process analysis with an understanding of how to derive user stories and features from analysis models
  • Establish the accuracy, completeness and relevance of requirements to create viable specifications and acceptance criteria for solutions
  • Work closely with product owners, subject matter experts, and technical leads to create solutions that best deliver value to stakeholders
  • Create viable specifications and acceptance criteria for developed solutions
  • Facilitate consensus on scope, design, and implementation decisions
  • Draft technical and conceptual reports and correspondence that are clear, succinct, well organized and relevant to reader
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff and partners across the firm
  • Liaise between the business and Technology departments to provide business and system analysis service
  • Develop in-depth working knowledge of departmental processes, programs and systems
  • Develop basic knowledge of user's business and technology needs to facilitate discussions at a peer level
  • Create and maintain formal and informal project management plans, schedules and timelines; coordinate resources and proactively communicate when needed
  • Accountable for completing projects and ensuring all deadlines are communicated and met
  • Challenge how procedures were performed in the past and identify opportunities for improving effectiveness and efficiency of overall processes in user departments and in how projects are executed
  • Support and participate in developing innovative approaches and solutions to resolve issues
  • Develop a thorough understanding of MNP's services, businesses and industry
  • Contribute to the development of new ideas and approaches to improve work processes
  • Raise awareness of MNP at community events
  • Attend internal MNP courses to further develop your information technology knowledge

Your Skills and Experience
  • Minimum 5 to 8 years of related work experience
  • Ability to communicate effectively to all levels of the organization
  • Can see the big picture and envision possible solutions in addition to the detailed tasks necessary to complete the project or sprint
  • Demonstrated ability to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically and professionally at all times
  • Strong computer literacy including effective working skills of Microsoft Visio, Word, Excel and PowerPoint


More than a paycheque, MNP delivers. You'll be empowered to share your ideas, take on new challenges and advance your career.

Join a diverse firm committed to maintaining its unique culture and fostering a balanced lifestyle. MNP offers benefits that allow you to thrive at work and outside the office! You can expect: generous paid time off including 4 personal days, firm sponsored FUN social events, a group pension plan with 4% matching contribution, client and team member referral bonuses, a wellness subsidy, health and dental benefits, work-life flexibility, exclusive access to a variety of perks and discounts, professional development assistance, learning opportunities through MNP University, a flexible dress for your day environment and more!